Catastrophe and Weather-Risk Services

Catastrophe Risk Management AIR Worldwide — a member of the Verisk Insurance Solutions group at Verisk Analytics — is the scientific leader in catastrophe modeling. AIR pioneered the catastrophe modeling industry, creating the tools and technologies that changed how people think about catastrophic risk. AIR bases its models on sophisticated…
Atmospheric and Environmental Research Verisk's Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) business is a leading source of research and services that further understanding of the global environment and enable better decision making in response to weather and climate-related risk. AER’s areas of expertise include: weather and climate prediction and dynamics ocean…
Catastrophe Consulting Service Your company's survival may depend on whether you can withstand a large catastrophe. With ISO's Catastrophe Consulting Service, you can work with our actuaries and the most extensive database in the industry to manage your hurricane catastrophe exposure. We can work with you, using one of the industry's leading catastrophe modelers —…
Property Claim Services® (PCS®) estimates are widely accepted as triggers in many traded financial-market instruments, including exchange-traded futures and options, catastrophe bonds, catastrophe swaps, industry loss warranties (ILWs), and other catastrophe derivative instruments. Many catastrophe bonds use the PCS Catastrophe Loss Index. Catastrophe bond and industry loss warranty issuers tend…
ISO's AER, has been assessing the reality and effects of climate change for more than 32 years. Scientists at AER have contributed to initiatives of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and are part of the IPCC Nobel-prize-winning team.
eCast Probabilistic 15-Day Weather Forecast Tool ISO's AER, provides advanced weather-prediction services for industries where weather is a factor in the decision-making process. Whether you’re evaluating energy demand over the next two weeks, purchasing an instrument to transfer your weather risk, or deciding when to deploy your claims-handling resources after…
Weather forecasting is an uncertain business. Nevertheless, for more than a century, humans — and, more recently, computer models — have tried to look into the future. Beginning in the 1950s, scientists have constructed computer models of the atmosphere, seeking the best, most unbiased sources for forecast information. So where’s…
hCast-LR Long-range hurricane forecast consulting service ISO's AER, provides long-range hurricane forecast services for customers that want to evaluate and address their hurricane risk well in advance of the hurricane season. More than just a forecast, hCast-LR gives you insight into the relevance of each of the three leading long-range…
hCast-SR Short-range hurricane forecasts to assess real-time risk ISO's AER, provides advanced probabilistic hurricane forecasts for customers evaluating and addressing their risk from a particular hurricane before it becomes a catastrophic event. Whether you’re buying or trading hurricane futures, planning your crew deployment, repositioning your assets, or monitoring potential hurricane…
Catastrophe Experience for Homeowners Business Owners and Commercial Property ISO's Catastrophe Loss Development is an Excel-based tool that gives you easy access to catastrophe-specific experience for homeowners, businessowners, and commercial property. The tool shows how historical development patterns can vary across different catastrophes — and between catastrophe and noncatastrophe circumstances.…
Speed to market with accurate pricing is vital. You need to underwrite and quote coverage fast, or you’ll lose out to the competition. The loss cost, rating, and risk selection information available through our ProMetrix® suite of services lets you price policies accurately and get quotes to customers quickly.
Information is the lifeblood of risk and capital management, especially for catastrophes and weather events. With Property Claim Services® (PCS®), you'll get immediate access to the severe weather data you need to manage your business effectively and efficiently.